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Potomac Officers Club’s Fall CMMC Forum to Feature Keynote Speaker Brig. Gen. Robert Edmonson

Robert Edmonson Deputy Chief of Staff FORSCOM G6

Brig. Gen. Robert Edmonson, deputy chief of staff, FORSCOM (G6) of U.S. Army, will be featured as a keynote speaker during Potomac Officers Club’s Fall CMMC Forum on October 7th. From 2013 to 2015, Edmonson commanded the 35th Signal Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps. From 2015 to 2016, he served as executive officer to the Army CIO/G-6

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Weekly Roundup: Pentagon Launches Competition for $11.7B IT Contract; PAE Joins Alion on $896M Task Order; Leidos Secures Multiple Contracts; KBR Buys Centauri; CISA Unveils 5G Strategy

THIS WEEK’S TOP 10 MOST POPULAR STORIES Leidos Wins $292M Contract to Support FAA System Upgrades; Fran Hill Quoted Leidos has been awarded a four-year, approximate $292 million prime contract by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to design and develop a system that will provide real-time access to weather, aeronautical, …

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GovCon Expert: Tommy Gardner: The Acquisition of Cyber Systems

Tommy Gardner CTO HP Federal

In the latest feature from Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Expert program, GovCon Expert Tommy Gardner, PE and CTO of HP Federal, explores the impact cybersecurity is having on the federal market, the evolution of cyber warfare, the flaws of our cyber systems and possible solutions. Click here to become a GovCon Expert. 

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Katie Arrington Delivers Keynote at Potomac Officers Club’s CMMC Virtual Forum

Katie Arrington CISO DoD Acquisition Office

Katherine Arrington, chief information security officer (CISO) for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition (OUSDA) for the Department of Defense (DoD) and 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, served as a keynote speaker during Potomac Officers Club’s (POC) CMMC Virtual Forum 2020 on June 24th.

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Potomac Officers Club to Host CMMC Forum 2020 on Wednesday, June 24th; Katie Arrington to Serve as Keynote

Katie Arrington

In order to address the changing security processes Potomac Officers Club will host a CMMC forum on June 24th to address the CMMC’s timeline, how the certification process could change and will provide a memorandum of understanding with a newly established CMMC accrediting body. Click here to register for POC’s Potomac Officers Club’s CMMC Forum 2020

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Potomac Officers Club Hosts 2020 Procurement Event; DHS’ Soraya Correa, GovCon Expert Jim McAleese Featured as Keynote Speakers

Soraya Correa

Potomac Officers Club (POC) hosted its 2020 Procurement Virtual Forum on Tuesday, June 9th featuring Soraya Correa, chief procurement officer for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), as the opening keynote speaker with GovCon Expert and DoD Maven Jim McAleese, Kim Herrington of the Department of Defense (DoD) and Julie Dunne of the General Services Administration (GSA) also serving as event speakers. 

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Potomac Officers Club Hosts Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event; RADM John Polowczyk Gives Keynote Address

John Polowczyk

Potomac Officers Club hosted its Supply Chain Resilience and COVID-19 Virtual Event on June 11th, featuring keynote speaker Rear Adm. John Polowczyk, supply chain task force lead for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and an expert panel with federal, academic and industry thought leaders. 

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GovCon Expert Bill Downer: CMMC’s Lack of Impact on Securing Supply Chains

Bill Downer

In my opinion, CMMC has nothing to do with supply chain management. CMMC is intended to serve as a verification mechanism to ensure appropriate levels of cybersecurity practices and processes are in place to ensure basic cyber hygiene as well as protect controlled unclassified information (CUI) that resides on the department’s industry partners’ networks. 

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly Roundup: Winner of 2020 Wash100 Popular Vote Revealed; ArchIntel Releases OSINT White Paper; General Dynamics, Perspecta Secure Major Contracts; Potomac Officers Club Hosting 3 Virtual Events Next Week; PSC Announces New Board Members; Nand Mulchandani Becomes Acting JAIC Director and Weekly Top Ten Stories

Guidehouse CEO Scott McIntyre Wins 2020 Wash100 Popular Vote; Top Ten Results Revealed After finishing in 92nd place in last year’s Wash100 Popular Vote, Scott McIntyre, CEO of Guidehouse, secured first place in the rankings to win the 2020 Wash100 Popular Vote. The vote came to a close on June 1st after a record setting …

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